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Former South African president Nelson Mandela wears a traditional Xhosa hat 11 February during a ceremony at his village of Qunu. Mandela celebrates anniversary of his release from the Robben Island jail. Nelson Mandela, African Culture, African History, African Beauty, African Fashion, African Wear, Photo Souvenir, First Black President, Black Presidents

Nelson Mandela: 1918-2013

Africa | Nelson Mandela wears a traditional Xhosa hat during a ceremony at his village of Qunu, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Feb 11th 2000. | ©YOAV LEMMER/AFP/Getty Images

 1967 - 1976 ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin

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Africa | Xhosa woman. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

woman in her best dress smoking the typical wooden pipe, Xhosa, South-Africa,

African Elegance - by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster - Africa Afrika

Africa Afrika

African Elegance - by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster

Xhosa woman smoking a pipe, Transkei, South Africa

Xhosa woman smoking a pipe, Transkei, South Africa

The African family system of the Pondo people should be kept in historical, cultural, and traditional perspective. It is laid out in its specific traditional, cultural, and historical reality. African Tribes, African Diaspora, African Women, African Culture, African History, African Literature, African Beauty, African Style, African Dress

TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: XHOSA PEOPLE:SOUTH AFRICA`S ANCIENT PEOPLE WITH UNIQUE TRADITIONAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE

Pipes from the Eastern Cape were called ingawa and were smoked by both men and women. Women smoked larger pipes that were sometimes beaded - which complemented the smoker's attir

World of Ethno

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Young South African men of the Xhosa tribe wear headbands called amadiliza entloko. The Magic World of the Xhosa - Aubrey Elliott - Pg 39 Young men's headbands were called amadiliza entloko.

TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: XHOSA PEOPLE:SOUTH AFRICA`S ANCIENT PEOPLE WITH UNIQUE TRADITIONAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE

Xhosa man in traditional attire

Constance Stuart Larrabee Photographs of African Tribes/Graucho and the Native Girls African Culture, African History, South Africa Wildlife, Africa Tribes, 1940s, Afro, Native Girls, Xhosa, Black And White Prints

AFRICA | by Constance Stuart Larrabee | Africa Tribe Photographs | Woman Photographer | Black & White - 1930s, 1940s

Xhosa Women | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Xhosa Attire, African Attire, Zulu Women, Hunter Gatherer, African Tribes, African Textiles, African Print Dresses, African Culture, Africa Fashion

Xhosa Women

The Xhosa are part of the South African Nguni migration which slowly moved south from the region around the Great Lakes, displacing the original Khoisan hunter gatherers of Southern Africa. Xhosa peoples were well established by the time of the Dutch arrival in the mid-17th century, and occupied much of eastern South Africa from the Fish River to land inhabited by Zulu-speakers south of the modern city of Durban